New England Glaciation Collection, Glass Plate Negatives,
circa 1893

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7460
Dates:
circa 1893
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.1 linear meter.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This collection consists of glass plate negatives depicting various aspects of glaciation in New England states. The negatives were used in the United States National Museum's geology exhibition at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893. Apparently, they were taken by William Otis Crosby and Oliver Cummings Farrington and purchased by the USNM for exhibition at Chicago.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7460, , New England Glaciation Collection, Glass Plate Negatives

Keywords
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Crosby, William Otis, 1850-1925 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Farrington, Oliver C. (Oliver Cummings), 1864-1933. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New England Glaciation Collection. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Geology. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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